No-reply sentence example
The first volume was attacked in 1733 for unfairness and inaccuracy by Isaac Maddox, afterwards bishop of St Asaph and of Worcester, to whom Neal replied in a pamphlet, A Review of the principal facts objected to in the first volume of the History of the Puritans; and the remaining volumes by Zachary Grey (1688-1766), to whom the author made no reply.
This, too, Lorenzo promised, after some hesitation; but upon hearing the third clause, "You must restore the liberties of Florence," Lorenzo turned his face to the wall and made no reply.
To the demands of the British mission relative to the acceptance of a protectorate and other matters, Prempeh made no reply in the three weeks' grace allowed, which expired on the 31st of October 1895.
Having obtained their confidence, he sent a messenger to Tarquinius to inquire the next step. His father made no reply to the messenger, but walked up and down his garden, striking off the heads of the tallest poppies.
To this the earl made little or no reply.Advertisement
Cousin made no reply to Hamilton's criticism beyond alleging that Hamilton's doctrine necessarily restricted human knowledge and certainty to psychology and logic, and destroyed metaphysics by introducing nescience and uncertainty into its highest sphere - theodicy.
But he received no reply at that time, as John, feeling pretty secure on the Egyptian frontier after his two successful actions against the khedive's troops, had gone southwards to fight with Menelek, king of Shoa.
I sent a belated apology, but had no reply.
We offered the hand of friendship after the belated apology, but had no reply.
Pierre looked at his friend and, noticing that he did not like the conversation, gave no reply.Advertisement
He made no reply on his father's favorite topic-- making fun of the military men of the day, and more particularly of Bonaparte.
Prince Andrew sighed and made no reply.
Prince Andrew looked inquiringly at him and gave no reply.
Dolokhov made no reply.
Balashev made no reply and bowed his head in silence.Advertisement
Rapp made no reply.
One terrible question absorbed him and to that question he heard no reply from anyone.
Sonya sighed and made no reply.
To her remarks about his mother's health he made no reply.
Countess Mary turned red and then pale, but continued to sit with head bowed and lips compressed and gave her husband no reply.Advertisement
So the historians of this class, by mutually destroying one another's positions, destroy the understanding of the force which produces events, and furnish no reply to history's essential question.
Without such justification there would be no reply to the simplest question that presents itself when examining each historical event.
Yet to all of the trumped-up charges, to all of this pseudo evidence, our Lord made no reply.